Suze Orman

Not having an emergency fund can lead to one of the biggest financial mistakes, says Suze Orman.  How Congress can help

Not having an emergency fund can lead to one of the biggest financial mistakes, says Suze Orman. How Congress can help

Suze Orman speaks during AOL’s BUILD Speaker Series at AOL Studios in New York City. jenny anderson | WireImage | Getty Images If your car breaks down or you have an unexpected medical bill, it can be difficult to find the money to cover expenses. In a pinch, it can be tempting to withdraw money …

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The most popular personal finance advice contradicts economic theory

The most popular personal finance advice contradicts economic theory

Avoid credit card debt. Start an emergency fund. Start saving for retirement when you’re young. And never underestimate the importance of compound interest. Personal Finance Experts tend to agree on this kind of basic principles. But a new working paper highlights the surprising disconnect between popular personal finance books and economic theory. The author of …

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The most popular personal finance advice contradicts economic theory

The most popular personal finance advice contradicts economic theory

Avoid credit card debt. Start an emergency fund. Start saving for retirement when you’re young. And never underestimate the importance of compound interest. Personal Finance Experts tend to agree on this kind of basic principles. But a new working paper highlights the surprising disconnect between popular personal finance books and economic theory. The author of …

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